NTSB Identification: CHI84LA158.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23899.
Accident occurred Monday, April 23, 1984 in ATHENS, OH
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N1300U
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT WAS PERFORMING A ROLLING TAKEOFF AFTER A TOUCH AND GO LANDING. HE SAID HE FORGOT TO RAISE THE FLAPS AND AS THE ACFT APPROACHED ROTATIONAL SPEED IT VEERED TO THE LEFT. HE COULD NOT CORRECT WITH RUDDER AND THE ACFT WENT INTO A DITCH WHERE IT NOSED OVER.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

TOUCH-AND-GO..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

RAISING OF FLAPS..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..DITCH

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